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Moon and Planets in Taurus

Date:25.4.2001 Time:approx.19:15 UT Exposure:about 15s
Field:39o x 27o Detector:Kodak Ektachrome 200 Filter:none
Telescope:f=50mm, 1/2.0 Place:Tübingen Observer:T. Credner

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On April 25th, 2001, a nice constellation of stars, moon and planets was visible at evening twilight. Next to the famous stars of the Hyades and Plejades in Taurus the planets of Jupiter and Saturn were visible together with the young waxing moon deep above the horizon.